I work on human trafficking. It’s a pretty sad subject. One of our traditions at work is to post “daily self care videos” to our chat statuses (this isn’t unique to my organization–we did that in my first internship in Washington D.C.):
Recently there’s been a trend of cute genre actors going on Sesame Street [...]
I’ve been in D.C. for 13 months now and by now I thought I’d be cynical. Like the unfortunate seasonal turn to snow and slush that I can smell coming, I expected to stop feeling hopeful for a new world through constant exposure to the process of doing the work of politics.
That hasn’t happened. [...]
I’m about to start a regular series called the Jordan Geology Project and wanted to explain a bit about why. In February 2013 I had the privilege of being a member of the U.S. State Department’s TechWomen delegation to Jordan, after which I continued on to Lebanon. TechWomen is an initiative of the U.S. Department [...]